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IGNATIEFF, Michael. THE WARRIOR'S HONOUR. 1998. Chatto & Windus.
Ethnic War & the Modern Conscience. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

INNES, Hammond. THE STRODE VENTURER. 1965. Collins.
Uncorrected advance proof in original wraps. £8.00
SEA AND ISLANDS. 1967. Collins. Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps with 'July 17' inked on title label. Very good condition. £18.00

IRVING, John. THE HOTEL NEW HAMPSHIRE . 1981. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps providing provisional pricing and publication date. £20.00

IRWIN, Margaret. THAT GREAT LUCIFER. 1960. Chatto & Windus.
Proof copy in original drab wraps slightly frayed & marked. £4.00

ISHERWOOD, Christopher. CHRISTOPHER AND HIS KIND. 1977. Methuen.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £40.00

JACOBSON, Howard. KALOOKI NIGHTS. 2006. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. 470pp. £16.00

JAMES, Clive. POEM OF THE YEAR. 1983. J Cape.
An account of the Falklands War & events in Lebanon.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps slightly creased, contents very good. £8.00

JAMES, P D. A TASTE FOR DEATH. 1986. Faber.
Uncorrected advance proof copy in original wraps in a slightly frayed dust jacket
of the first edition. £40.00

JAMESON, Storm. THE ROAD FROM THE MONUMENT. 1960. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. £6.00

JANSSENS, G A M. THE AMERICAN LITERARY REVIEW. 1968. Mouton.
A Critical History 1920-1950. Includes chapters on the Dial, The Southern Review, The Hound & Horn, The Symposium, The Forties & After.
Proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £12.00

JOHNSON, P Hansford. AN IMPOSSIBLE MARRIAGE. 1953. Macmillan.
Proof copy in original wraps dated a year earlier than the first published edition. £35.00
THE LAST RESORT. 1956. Macmillan. Uncorrected Proof copy, original wraps. £16.00
SIX PROUST RECONSTRUCTIONS. 1957. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy
in original drab wraps. Loosely inserted publisher's letter sending "an early proof"
and providing publication date and price. £25.00
THE HUMBLER CREATION. 1958. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps slightly rubbed along the fore-edge. £18.00
AN ERROR OF JUDGEMENT. 1962. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00
NIGHT AND SILENCE WHO IS HERE? 1963. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00
CORK STREET, NEXT TO THE HATTERS. 1965. Macmillan.
Proof copy in original wraps. Review slip laid in. £12.00
ON INIQUITY. 1967. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00
THE SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST. 1968. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps a little used. £12.00
THE HONOURS BOARD. 1970. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00
THE GOOD LISTENER. 1975. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £15.00
THE GOOD HUSBAND. 1978. Macmillan.
A BONFIRE. 1981. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

JOHNSTON, Velda. CASTLE PERILOUS . 1971. R Hale. Proof copy,original wraps. £8.00

JONES, Glyn. THE DRAGON HAS TWO TONGUES. 1968. Dent.
Rough & uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with proof dust jacket.
Survey of 6 representative Welsh Writers using the English language - G Thomas,
Dylan Thomas, Huw Menai, Idris Davies, Caradoc Evans & Jack Jones. £12.00

JONES, Jonah. A TREE MAY FALL. 1980. Bodley Head.
Proof copy in attractive proof pictorial dust jacket.
Novel of the first World War & the Easter Rising. £6.00

JORDAN, Humfrey. ONLY A REAL JONAH. 1954. Hodder & Stoughton.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

KASTNER, Erich. LET'S FACE IT. 1963. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with a specially written preface by the Author.
Poet's first Collection to be published in English translated by J Lehmann,
M Hamburger, V Watkins, etc. £17.50
THE LITTLE MAN. 1966. J Cape. Introduced by J Kirkup.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated by H Lemke. £8.00

KEMAL, Yashar. THE SAGA OF A SEAGULL. 1981. Harvill Press.
Translated from the Turkish by Thilda Kemal. Proof copy in original wraps. £8.50

KEMP, W A G. MEN LIKE THESE. 1946. Chapman & Hall. Sonnets.
Introduced by Lord Dowding. Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. £8.50

KEYES, Frances P. THE BLUE CAMELLIA. 1957. Eyre & Spottiswoode.
Rough uncorrected proof copy with a dust jacket which has absorbed some
colour from the original proof wraps otherwise very good. £6.00
THE RESTLESS LADY AND OTHER STORIES. 1964. Eyre & Spottiswoode.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

KING, Alexander. MINE ENEMY GROWS OLDER. 1959. Heinemann.
Proof copy in original wraps. Biographical reminiscences. £4.50

KING, Armstrong. THE TIME OF GREEN GINGER. 1964. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof of author's first book, in original wraps with dust jacket. £6.00

KITCHIN, Laurence. MID-CENTURY DRAMA. 1960. Faber.
A critical appraisal of the most important work of living English playwrights,
actors & producers. Proof copy in original wraps. £4.00

KITTERMASTER, Michael. KATAKALA. 1957. Constable
A Portrait of an Imaginary African District. Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

KNOX, Bill. RALLY TO KILL. 1975. John Long. Uncorrected proof copy
in original wraps with provisional publication date & price. £25.00

KOESTLER, Arthur. THE GHOST IN THE MACHINE. 1967. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £20.00

LAW, Marjorie J. DEATH IN THE SPRING. 1965. Cassell.
Proof copy in original wraps. Author's only mystery novel. £12.00 .

LAWRENCE, D H. THE COLLECTED LETTERS OF D H LAWRENCE. 1962. Heineman. Volumes 1 & 2. Introduced by H T Moore. Uncorrected proof copies
in original wraps. The wraps of both volumes are printed as Vol 11 the first being crossed through and altered in ink. £50.00
CONFLICT IN THE NOVELS OF D H LAWRENCE by YUDHISTAR. 1969.
Oliver & Boyd. Proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

LEAVIS, F R. THE CRITIC AS ANTI-PHILOSOPHER. 1982. Chatto & Windus. Introduced by G Singh. Proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket. £12.00
F R LEAVIS by William WALSH. 1980. Chatto & Windus.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £5.00

LESSING, Doris.
THE SUN BETWEEN THEIR FEET.
1973. M Joseph.
Proof copy in original wraps. The 2 nd volume of the Collected African Stories. £35.00
THE SUMMER BEFORE THE DARK. 1973. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with dust jacket. £20.00
THE DIARY OF A GOOD NEIGHBOUR. 1983. M Joseph. Proof copy in original wraps written under the pseudonym of Jane SOMERS. £25.00
THE GOOD TERRORIST. 1985. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00
PRISONS WE CHOOSE TO LIVE INSIDE. 1987. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £16.00

LEVER, Katherine. THE NOVEL AND THE READER. 1961. A Primer for Critics. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

LEWIS, Oscar. LA VIDA. 1967. Secker & Warburg. A Puerto Rican Family in the Culture of Poverty - San Juan & New York. Proof copy in original wraps with publication date and price written on front cover. Covers a bit creased and with small tear to rear side of spine but contents bright enough. £4.00

LINDSAY, Jack.
MEETINGS WITH POETS.
1968. F Muller. Uncorrected proof copy with publication date written on front wrap. 1st chapter 46pp "Memories of Dylan Thomas" including his poem "Last Words with Dylan". Covers a bit sunned but contents very good. Scarce as proof copy. £20.00.
WILLIAM BLAKE. HIS LIFE AND WORK. 1978. Constable. His Life and Work. Uncorrected proof copy in riginal wraps. Covers a bit sunned and creased but contents very good. Uncommon as proof copy. £16.00

LINKLATER, Eric.
WHITE MAA'S SAGA.
1929. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps frayed & torn, stamped, "Commonwealth Fund Library" on half title page otherwsie very good. £20.00
RIPENESS IS ALL. 1935. J Cape.
Proof copy with the price on the upper wrap. Publication date on title page. £20.00
THE POOR SAILOR. 1937. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps marked,
"Duplicate proof Does not contain Proof Reader's marks".
Published under the title"The Sailor's Holiday". £22.00
THE IMPREGNABLE WOMEN. 1938. J Cape.
Proof copy lacking upper wrap. Prelims lightly foxed. £8.00
THE ULTIMATE VIKING. 1955. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy in original
wraps with printed label giving provisional publication date and price. £15.00
THE MERRY MUSE. 1959. J Cape. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £18.00
ROLL OF HONOUR. 1961. R Hart-Davis.
Proof copy in original wraps giving the probable publication date and price. £15.00
HUSBAND OF DELILAH. 1962. Macmillan. A very good copy of the uncorrected proof copy in original wraps with date of publication written on the front wrap. £12.00
THE STORIES OF ERIC LINKLATER. 1968. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps in very good condition. £15.00

LLEWELLYN, Richard. A MAN IN A MIRROR. 1964. M Joseph.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Covers a bit grubby and edges spotted. Text bright enough. £7.00

LIVELY, Penelope.
A HOUSE INSIDE OUT.
1987. A Deutsch.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated by David Parkins. Very good condition. £12.00
CITY OF THE MIND. 1990. A Deutsch. Uncorrected Proof copy, dated for 1990 although publication did not happedn until 1991. Review slip laid in. Lynne Truss's pencilled notes & marks for review in text and on rear. Wraps slightly sunned and marked but otherwise very good. Scarce as proof copy. £17.50

LOFTS, Norah. KNIGHT'S ACRE. 1974. Hodder & Stoughton.
Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. Covers a bit scuffed but contents bright enough. £4.00

LUTYENS, David Bulwer. THE CREATIVE ENCOUNTER. 1959. Secker & Warburg.
Scarce uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps with publication date and price stamp on front cover. Covers a bit sunned and top edge light spotted but contents bright enough. (Robinson Jeffers, Archibald MacLeish, Hart Crane, Robert Lowell etc). £12.00

LYON, L BOWES. A ROUGH WALK HOME. 1946. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £10.00

LYONS, Paul. THE EDEN MAN. 1988. Andre Deutsch. A very good copy of the Uncorrected Proof in original wraps complete with slightly spotted and shelf soiled dust jacket. £7.00

ROSE MACAULAY by Constance Babington SMITH. 1972. Collins. Uncorrected Advance proof copy in original red marbled paper wraps. The covers are a bit shelf soiled and marked but contents very good. At the end of the book is a section entitled "The Pleasure of knowing Rose Macaulay" - tributes by Harold Nicolson, Rosamond Lehmann, C V Wedgwood, Anthony Powell, William Plomer, etc, which were published in the Encounter Magazine in March 1959, five months after her death. £15.00

SMITH, Constance Babington. ROSE MACAULAY. 1972. Collins.
Uncorrected advance proof copy in original red wraps.
At the end of the book is a section entitled "The Pleasure of knowing Rose Macaulay-tributes by H Nicolson, R Lehmann, C V Wedgwood, A Powell, W Plomer, etc,
which were published in the Encounter Magazine in March 1959, five months after
her death. £8.00

MACBETH, George. A KIND OF TREASON. 1982. Hodder & Stoughton.
Proof copy in original wraps. A Novel based on the War Diaries of John Beeby. £6.00
ANNA'S BOOK. 1983. J Cape. Original wraps. Uncorrected Proof Copy in very good condition.
A Novel based on a 19th Century Balloon Voyage. £8.00
A CHILD OF THE WAR. 1987. J Cape.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Name on upper wrap. £8.00

MACDONALD, W C. THE GUN BRANDERS. 1962. Hodder & Stoughton.
A Western Crime. Single page proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

MACKENZIE, Compton. MY LIFE AND TIMES.OCTAVE ONE:1883-1891. 1963.
Chatto & Windus.The 1 st volume of Autobiography.
Proof copy in original wraps. £9.00

MACLEAN, Alasdair. FROM THE WILDERNESS. 1973. Gollancz.
Proof copy of the poet's first book in original wraps with poet's christian name
spelt incorrectly on front cover. £20.00

MAGOWAN, Ronald. BARRACUDA. 1972. R Hale.
Proof copy in original wraps with name on spine & front cover. £24.00

MAISKY, Ivan. JOURNEY INTO THE EAST. 1962. Hutchinson.
Uncorrected Proof copy in original wraps. Soviet Ambassodor to UK 1932-43. Translated by F Holt. £6.00

MALLAN, Lloyd. MEN,ROCKETS AND SPACE. 1956. Cassell.
Introduced by Lt Gen Power. Proof copy in original wraps. Illustrated. £9.00

MASON, Bobbie Ann. FEATHER CROWNS. 1993. Chatto & Windus.
Uncorrected bound proofs in original stiff wraps giving provisional price &
publication date. Excellent copy. £10.00

MCCARTHY, Mary. ON THE CONTRARY. 1962. Heinemann.
Uncommon Proof Copy in original drab wraps. Covers a bit shelf-soiled, creased and fraying at extremities of spine but contents still bright enough. £12.00

MECKIER, Jerome. ALDOUS HUXLEY. 1969. Chatto & Windus.
Satire and Structure.
Proof copy in original wraps, stamped with publication date. £10.00

MEYERS, Jeffrey. THE ENEMY. A Biography of Wyndham Lewis.
Routledge & Kegan Paul. Proof copy in original wraps. £17.50

MEYNELL, Laurence. DON'T STOP FOR HOOKY HEFFERMAN. 1975. Macmillan. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £6.00

MILLER, Arthur.
INCIDENT AT VICHY.
(1965) Viking Press. A very good uncorrected proof copy, in frayed dust wrapper, of the play first performed in New York. Release date stamped on the front wrap. Uncommon as proof. £16.00
THE PRICE. 1969. Penguin Books. Uncorrected Proof copy with date stamp, address & "proof file" written on the front wrap. Pages tanned and covers a bit grubby but still a decent enough copy.
Uncommon as proof edition.£15.00

MILLER, Henry. PLEXUS. 1963. Weidenfield & Nicolson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Precedes the American edition. Covers lightly creased along spine. Top edge faintly spotted otherwise a very good copy of a scarce proof edition. £60.00

MILNER, George. A LEAVE-TAKING. 1966. Hodder & Stoughton.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. A "psychological shaker". £12.00 

MITCHELL, Adrian. WARTIME. 1973. J Cape. Uncommon uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Spine sunned and covers a bit marked but internally very good. £6.00

MITCHISON, Naomi. KARENSGAARD. 1961. Collins.
The story of a Danish farm. Proof Copy in original pale blue wraps with dust jacket. Illustrated. Edges spotted not penetrating margins otherwise a bright enough copy, scarce as a proof. £10.00
ALL CHANGE HERE. 1975. Bodley Head.
Uncorrected Proof Copy in original wraps. Covers a bit sunned and marked but contents very good. Uncommon as proof copy. £8.00

MOLLOY, Frances. NO MATE FOR THE MAGPIE. 1985. Virago Press.
Advance proof copy in original wraps. A first novel. £5.00

MOORE,George), CONVERSATIONS WITH GEORGE MOORE by Geraint GOODWIN .
1938. J Cape. Proof Copy of the New Library edition in original wraps. Name on front end paper. Edges and end papers spotted but contents bright enough.£8.50

MORICE, Anne. NURSERY, TEA AND POISON. 1975. Macmillan.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £20.00 .

MUIR, Willa. BELONGING. 1967. Hogarth Press. A Memoir.
Proof copy with publication date & price stamp on upper wrap. £20.00

MULLALLY, Frederic. THE ASSASSINS. 1964. Arthur Barker.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £12.00

MUNRO, Alice. THE LOVE OF A GOOD WOMAN. 1995. Chatto & Windus. £5.00
Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps with provisional publication details.

MURDOCH, Iris.
UNDER THE NET. 1966. Longman's Heritage of Literature Series. Proof copy very slightly rubbed rear panel. £4.00
THE PHILOSOPHER'S PUPIL. 1983. Chatto & Windus.
Advance proof copy in original wraps very slightly worn on the edges. £20.00
THE BOOK AND THE BROTHERHOOD. 1987. Chatto & Windus.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £20.00
MURPHY, Richard. SELECTED POEMS. 1979. Faber.
A very good uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. £25.00

NASH, Ogden.
THE FACE IS FAMILIAR.
1954. J M Dent.
Proof copy in original wraps with original publisher's publication details
pasted onto verso of upper wrap. £16.00
COLLECTED VERSE FROM 1929 ON. 1961. J M Dent.
Proof Copy in original proof wraps with proof dw. Dust wrapper a bit shelf-marked but otherwise a very good copy, uncommon as proof. £20.00

NEWBOLT, Henry. THE LINNET'S NEST. 1927. Faber & Gwyer. Ariel Poem.
Proof(?) copy in original green wraps illustrated by Ralph Keene before
B Hughes-Stanton was finally commissioned to illustrate this poem.
The later edition (?) was issued in salmon-pink wraps & was illustrated by
Blair Hughes-Stanton. Both editions :- £60.00

NICHOLSON, Hubert. THE MIRAGE IN THE SOUTH. 1955. Heinemann.
Proof copy in original drab wraps which are age-toned, otherwise very good. £10.00

NORRIS, Leslie. WATER VOICES. 1980. Chatto & Windus/Hogarth Press.
Phoenix Living Poets. Single page proofs inside proof jacket giving provisional publication date & price. £12.00

O'BRIEN, Edna. A SCANDALOUS WOMAN. 1974. Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
Uncorrected proof copy in original drab wraps. Slight edge spotting not affecting text. £12.00

O'CONNOR, Philip.
MEMOIRS OF A PUBLIC BABY.
1958. Faber.
Introduced by Stephen Spender. Proof copy in sunned and marked original wraps. £16.00
SELECTED POEMS.1936-1966. 1968. J Cape. Proof copy in original wraps
which are lighly foxed along the top edge but otherwise very good.
Author's first collection of Poetry surrealistic in flavour. £12.00

O'CONNOR, Ulick. CELTIC DAWN. 1984 . Hamish Hamilton.
A Portrait of the Irish Literary Renaissance. Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Name on half title page. Publication date and price inked onto fron cover. £10.00

OKRI, Ben. DANGEROUS LOVE. 1996. Phoenix House.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. 324pp . £8.00

OSBORNE, John.
A SUBJECT OF SCANDAL AND CONCERN. 1961. Faber.
Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps. £35.00
A PATRIOT FOR ME. 1966. Faber.
Advance Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps. £35.00
TIME PRESENT.THE HOTEL IN AMSTERDAM. 1968. Faber.
Advance Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps. £25.00
THE GIFT OF FRIENDSHIP. 1972. Faber.
Uncorrected proof copy in original printed wraps. £35.00
OSBORNE, John. WATCH IT COME DOWN. 1975. Faber.
Proof copy in original drab wraps. £30.00
A BETTER CLASS OF PERSON. 1981. Faber.
Uncorrected proof copy in original wraps. Together with extracts from this book, prepublication, from Sunday Times Weekly Review, Oct & Nov1981 laid in. £20.00

OTTAWAY, A K C. EDUCATION AND SOCIETY. 1962. Routledge & Kegan Paul.
An introduction to the Sociology of Education. Introduced by W G Lester Smith.
A very good copy in original green wraps. £4.00

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